Sunday, (Oct 14) – Pray for the Nation: Pray for God’s sovereign hand to guide and direct the minds and hearts of the Prime Minister and the Members of Parliament as they convene the parliamentary sitting on Wednesday, October 15, 2018. Pray for God’s will to be accomplished in all the issues to be brought to the table. Pray against every evil intention of people who try to manipulate and control the proceedings. Tear down the work of the enemy to cause confusion and strife in the sessions. Pray that all proceedings will be conducted with decorum and decency.
Monday, (Oct 15) – Thank God for all our senior adults. Pray for forgiveness for the times we have failed to show respect for our senior adults, and have viewed them as feeble and disposable. Pray that our younger generation will regard them with honour and respect. Pray that as a church family we will reach out to the senior adults who are lonely. Pray that God will impress upon their family members to spend quality time with them. Pray that God will increase our seniors’ discernment and wisdom when they make decisions, especially where their health and finances are concerned. Pray for God’s protection and blessing upon our Super Seniors Cell Group as they meet this Wednesday, October 17, 2018, that they will have a good time connecting with the Lord, and with one another.
Tuesday, (Oct 16) – Pray for Klang Wesley’s Second Local Conference, which will be held tomorrow, October 17, 2018. Pray that the members of the Local Conference will give priority to attend the conference. Pray for good weather and smooth traffic flow so they will be able to be punctual for the meeting. Pray for journey mercies and God’s wisdom upon Rev Dr Jeyakumar who will be chairing the meeting. Pray that in all the proceedings and decisions, God’s will be done and He will be glorified in the ministry of our church.
Wednesday, (Oct 17) – Pray that we will accept Christ’s invitation to be yoked with Him so we can walk and work together with Him. Pray that He will become yoked with us in our jobs, businesses, families, and in all our personal affairs. Pray that in being yoked with Christ will bring rest for our souls, freedom from anxiety, and His peace ruling in our hearts. Pray that in our times of weakness, we will rely on the Lord’s grace and strength to carry on. Pray that as we draw close to Him in a close and trusting relationship, He will always be our refuge, our sanctuary, our strength.
Thursday, (Oct 18) – The Methodist Women AGM will be held on Sunday, October 17, 2018. Pray for good support from the ladies in our church. Pray for the AGM to proceed smoothly. Pray for the election of the spiritual life coordinator. Pray that more ladies will respond to areas of outreach planned by the committee. Pray that the Lord will impart a missional heart to the ladies, and the ministry of the MW will be more effective in reaching out to pre-believers.
Friday, (Oct 19) – Pray for TRAC: Pray for Pastor Ashok. He begins his one-month sabbatical leave today (Friday, October 19, 2018). Pray that things will proceed smoothly in the church, and all the invited guest speakers will be able to come. Pray for refreshment of body and soul, especially as he takes time to purposefully spend with God and worship in other churches. Pray also that matters at Central District 2 (CD 2) will run smoothly while he is on leave.
Saturday, (Oct 20) – Pray for the World: Across the world, many Christians are facing increasing restrictions, persecution and pressure. There are believers in places where they are a disadvantaged minority, despised by the majority religions, in countries where they are displaced by conflict and war, and in Western contexts where intolerance is growing. Pray for them, for grace to love their enemies. Pray for perseverance to walk in God’s ways, blessing those who curse them, and repaying good for evil.